The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.
— L. P. Hartley, The Go-Between (1953)
No.78 from this fascinating anthology linked via Jabberwock, who also has additions to the list.
And co-incidentally No.94 -
In the town, there were two mutes and they were always together — Carson McCullers
is from the book 'The Heart is a Lonely Hunter' referred to in 'A Love Song for Bobby Long' which has a ton of fun lines. (Did that rhyme? Did I just do that???)